Sporting Kansas City swept the MLS “__ of the week” for Week 19. Kei Kamara won the Goal of the Week for his amazing sideways bicycle scissor kick to score the first goal against Toronto last Saturday. Jimmy Nielsen took top honors for his 3rd minute save on Toronto FC’s new DP Danny Koevermans.
Goal of the Week voting: Kamara beat out some great goals, Henry’s and Shea’s goals especially.
1. Kei Kamara, Sporting KC 43%
2. Thiery Henry, New York Red Bulls 27%
3. Brek Shea, FC Dallas 18%
4. Sanna Nyassi, Colorado Rapids 7%
5. Eddie Gaven, Columbus Crew 5%
Nielsen took save of the week in a landslide with nearly 60% of the vote.
Final voting tally:
1. Jimmy Nielsen, Sporting KC 58.56%
2. Frank Rost, New York Red Bulls 19.11%
3. Tally Hall, Houston Dynamo 14.13%
4. Stefan Frei, Toronto FC 6.26%
5. Jon Busch, San Jose Earthquakes 1.94%